Devona Clairday

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

MOUNTAIN VIEW - Devona Gean Clairday was born July 13, 1940 in Fender, Ark. to Marvin and Edith Baney Carter. She was a homemaker and a member of Willis Chapel Pentecostal Church in Harrisburg, Ark. Ms. Clairday passed away March 19, 2018 at her home in Mountain View, Ark. at the age 77. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Dolan Clairday; one brother, Delbert Carter and one sister, Pat Moody. She is survived by three sons, David Browder of Trumann, Carl Browder and Jeff Browder of Mountain View; one daughter, Debbie Pratt of Mountain View; two brothers, Bill Carter of Trumann and Charles Carter of Marked Tree; two sisters, Emelean Fortson of Jonesboro and Linda Thomas of Trumann; 24 grandchildren, several great and great-great grandchildren, and one great-great-great grandchild. Funeral services were held March 22 at Willis Chapel Pentecostal Church in Harrisburg, Ark. with Rev. Larry Gean Bogard officiating. Burial followed at Jonesboro Memorial Park under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza, Ark.